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Construction, Codes & Standards

At NAHB, we work with members and legislators to develop and support cost-effective and affordable building codes, standards, regulations, and state and federal legislation in the construction area. In Construction, Codes and Standards, you’ll learn more about structural design, materials, energy conservation, fire safety, electrical, plumbing, heating, cooling, ventilation, indoor air quality, radon, accessibility, safety, acoustics, disaster mitigation, green building, and more.

Construction, Codes & Standards

  • Codes and Standards Development  (go to item)
    Stay abreast of important developments in the codes and standards arena – a world of large national hearings and small committee meetings.
  • Accessibility Standards  (go to item)
    Learn about standards and regulations affecting housing accessibility for persons with disabilities.